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KMBZ News Staff
May 15, 2019 - 10:55 am
Kansas City, MO - With warmer spring weather here, garages are opening and two-wheeled machines are rolling out. But experts warn, even veteran motorcycle riders can slip up. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month . Kansas City's Morning News May 14, 2019 - 1:00 pm GRADY: May is Motorcycle Safety...
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AP News Staff
May 15, 2019 - 6:30 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri senators are set to take up one of the nation's most restrictive proposed abortion bans. The Republican-led Senate is expected to consider legislation to ban most abortions after eight weeks pregnancy before lawmakers' Friday deadline to pass bills. The only...
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Kara Marxer
May 15, 2019 - 6:04 am
Kansas City, MO - A unique 9-hole miniature golf course is coming this summer to the grounds of Kansas City's Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City. The course has an artistic theme in keeping with its location. "Artists designed mini golf holes that were inspired by works in our permanent collection...
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Bill Grady
May 15, 2019 - 5:39 am
The Clay County prosecutor's office has filed four criminal counts in a nightmarish murder case in which the victim was shot and dismembered. Kansas City Police say firefighters found Matthew Calkins' remains wrapped in a tarp in the basement of a home on North Poe on May 5. Calkins was 35. Colton...
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Marc LaVoie
May 14, 2019 - 7:08 am
With a June vote scheduled for Kansas City residents to decide whether to cap the city's use of tax increment financing districts, people on both sides of the issue held a debate at a community meeting. Tax increment financing (TIF) is an arrangement in which property taxes from a specified area...
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Kara Marxer
May 14, 2019 - 6:14 am
With swimsuit season approaching, more and more people are considering the popular keto diet, in which sugars are eliminated, including natural sugars found in fruits and vegetables. The keto diet gets its name from a state of ketosis, in which the body begins to derive energy by burning fats...
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Rebecca Crockett
May 13, 2019 - 6:59 pm
Kansas City, MO - May is National Stroke Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to learn the signs and risk factors. On July 25th, 2018 Angie Read Doyal awoke, unable to move her left side. It was early and she thought maybe her arm and leg was just asleep. She woke her husband by thrashing in...
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Marc LaVoie
May 13, 2019 - 10:20 am
Former Chiefs head coach and defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham has died after what his family called a short illness. He was 72. Cunningham was born in Germany and grew up in California. He played football at the University of Oregon. Cunningham had great success coaching the Chiefs' defense...
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Bill Grady
May 13, 2019 - 6:13 am
Domestic violence is a problem with professional athletes, but a Kansas City psychologist says it is not worse than the U.S. population as a whole. Athletes are paid very well to harness their aggressive natures in the arena, so it may seem logical to believe they are more likely to act violently...
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